Compensation Information


Dependable Access for Victimization Expenses (DAVE)
The DAVE system allows victim advocates and victims to file compensation claim online. In addition, victim advocates can use DAVE to order materials such as claim forms and other publications.

Information Pertaining to Financial Assistance
The Victims Compensation Assistance Program (VCAP) helps victims and their families through the emotion and physical aftermath of a crime by easing the financial impact of the crime.

Information on Eligibility Requirements

Frequently Asked Questions

Compensation Materials

Manual for Compensation Assistance (.pdf)
This manual represents a comprehensive reference guide and resource for victim advocates to use in assisting victims of crime with filing a claim.

Direct Victim Services Unit (DVSU)
The DVSU is available to support local advocates with onsite compensation assistance in incidents of mass violence.

Publications and Posters